Prof. Barbara Kellerman over at Harvard Business School says she is mad as all get-out about the state of professional leadership and its development; in corporate America and, well, in general. We are miffed at her for being a bit cavalier with her bile.
Leadership is not an exclusive province of senior managers, or even supervisors. Everyone in an organization can lead from wherever they sit. In fact, to create a highly productive corporate culture, leadership must come from each and every position within the organization.